Secluded in a south-eastern pocket of Lhaviyani Atoll, the property is located on a natural island defined as “island surrounded by vast lagoon” in Dhivehi, the local parlance of the Maldives.
Le Méridien Dania Beach at Fort Lauderdale Airport has opened. Taking cues from the brand’s mid-century design aesthetic, the top-to-bottom conversion of the property brings to life Le Méridien’s distinctive French heritage.
Kanit Sangmookda will be responsible for all areas in the hotel including product development, financial performance, brand compliance and guest satisfaction.
Breaking Travel News speaks to Harish Gopalakrishnan, hotel manager at Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa in Dubai, about the hotel and how it feels to have taken the title of Middle East’s Leading Beach Resort at the World Travel Awards.
Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts is opening Le Méridien Shanghai, Minhang in the Hongqiao Hub of Shanghai. The hotel marks the third Le Méridien and the 34th property in the Marriott International’s fast growing portfolio in the city of Shanghai.
Harish Gopal Krishnan, rooms division manager, Le Royal Meridien, talks to Breaking Travel News as the property is recognised at the World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony 2016.
Le Méridien Versailles in Montréal has completed a comprehensive renovation of the intimate 108-guestroom hotel, including two penthouse suites; the debut of the signature Le Méridien Hub™, an innovative reinterpretation of the traditional hotel lobby into a social gathering place; and the unveiling of all new meeting and public spaces within the hotel.
Le Méridien Mahabaleshwar Resort & Spa is set to open in Western India. Marking the first Le Méridien resort in India, the 122-room property is the Starwood brand’s ninth property in the country, further strengthening the Paris-born brand’s presence throughout India.
Starwood’s Le Méridien brand will open in Batumi, the brand’s first location in the Republic of Georgia. Scheduled to open in 2018, the 110-room newly constructed hotel will showcase modern architecture and design within the iconic Batumi Tower, a mixed-use development project that also includes a casino and unbranded residences.
Ohio’s first Le Meridien hotel has opened in Columbus. Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph is located in the city’s Short North Arts District. The new property, managed by Wischermann Partners, has 135 guestrooms and a 140-seat restaurant.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts has confirmed the signing of Le Méridien Ahmedabad, a 200-room new build hotel slated to open in 2018. In addition to well-appointed, oversized rooms, signature amenities and personalized services, the hotel will also offer four restaurant and bar venues, including a signature all-day dining outlet and two specialty restaurants. Recreation facilities include a swimming pool and fully equipped fitness center.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide today unveiled designs for Le Méridien New Orleans, a milestone as the French-born brand prepares to return to the Crescent City by end of year. As part of the strategic conversion plan of the former W New Orleans, the property has now transitioned to the Hotel New Orleans Downtown for the remainder of its $29 million renovation.